Nick brings many years of experience and passion in the food and restaurant industry, beginning with two seasons of vegetable farming then transitioning into high volume kitchen work for the past 7 years focusing on bringing the local food grower's products into his kitchen. Nick will be responsible for the farm work and selling of produce to restaurants and farmers markets.
Abbey brings a successful career in the graphic design and visual communications line of work to Crown & Roots. She has a strong passion for producing visual and brand identity for small businesses while being able to integrate them into marketing and advertising strategies to build community for small businesses, start ups, and anyone who wants to bring something new to the table. Abbey's role will be managing the marketing and branding for Crown & Roots Farm.
So..why did you start a farm?
Together, we believe a thriving local food system is a staple of a thriving community. We want to be a part of and help to continue to build our already strong New England local agriculture scene. This project is also certainly a political statement for us. Against big ag, against companies like Monsanto, to help shape food culture in Massachusetts and beyond with honest sustainably grown food.